Rheinmetall sets three new distance records for indirect fire in South Africa

At a test fire event on 6 November at the Alkantpan Test Range in South Africa, Rheinmetall demonstrated its extensive expertise in the world of indirect fire. In the presence of international partners and customers, the Düsseldorf, Germany-based defence contractor proved how new technologies can be used to boost the performance of systems that are Read more about Rheinmetall sets three new distance records for indirect fire in South Africa[…]

MELLS guided missile for the German Infantry: Bundeswehr awards Rheinmetall multi-million-euro contract

Rheinmetall and its joint venture partners Diehl Defence and Rafael have won an order to supply the Bundeswehr with the advanced MELLS antitank guided missile. Rheinmetall is tasked with supplying key components to Eurospike, the company that manufactures the MELLS multirole lightweight guided missile system. For Rheinmetall, this represents an order intake of over €30 Read more about MELLS guided missile for the German Infantry: Bundeswehr awards Rheinmetall multi-million-euro contract[…]

Rheinmetall at MILIPOL 2019 – a strong partner of the security services

When it comes to equipping the men and women who protect our liberty and security, only the best will do. From 19 to 22 November 2019, Rheinmetall will be on hand at the MILIPOL international security show in Paris at Stand 5 K 026, displaying a selection of its extensive portfolio of products for law Read more about Rheinmetall at MILIPOL 2019 – a strong partner of the security services[…]

Solidteq presenting solutions for metallic 3D printing

The Frankfurt trade fair formnext is taking place this year from November 18 to 22. It focuses on additive manufacturing and the next generation of intelligent industrial production. Solidteq GmbH, expert in 3D printing in metal and start-up of Rheinmetall Automotive AG, will be presenting solutions for 3D printing with metallic materials in Hall 12.0, Read more about Solidteq presenting solutions for metallic 3D printing[…]

Agritechnica: Tailor-made plain bearings for industry

Agritechnica, one of the leading trade fairs for agricultural machinery, will take place on November 10 to 16 in Hannover. In Hall 15 Stand E43, MS Motorservice Deutschland GmbH will be exhibiting together with its affiliated company KS Gleitlager GmbH. Both belong to Rheinmetall Automotive AG. The main focus of the exhibits will be KS Read more about Agritechnica: Tailor-made plain bearings for industry[…]

Two in one – Rheinmetall’s new 60mm mortar for infantry and special forces

Rheinmetall has developed a new 60mm mortar for infantry and special forces. The RSG60 features innovative design and engineering characteristics which make this indirect fire system very light and easy to handle. A few quick manual adjustments turn the 15.8 kg standard infantry version into a commando mortar weighing just 6.8 kg, with no need Read more about Two in one – Rheinmetall’s new 60mm mortar for infantry and special forces[…]

With E³ into the future

This year’s IAA Cars will take place in Frankfurt from September 12 to 22. Auto-industry supplier Rheinmetall Automotive AG will be exhibiting its Kolbenschmidt and Pierburg brands on over 400 square meters in Hall 8 at Stand D 20. The motto "E³" stands for Emissions, Efficiency, and Electrification. The supplier will be presenting solutions for Read more about With E³ into the future[…]

Force Protection is our Mission: Rheinmetall at IDEX 2019

IDEX 2019 takes place from 17 to 21 February in Abu Dhabi. True to the motto "Force Protection is our Mission", Rheinmetall will be on hand with a representative selection of products from its extensive portfolio. The Group is allocating considerable space to its force protection solutions, which range from hard ballistic inserts for bullet-resistant Read more about Force Protection is our Mission: Rheinmetall at IDEX 2019[…]

Maximum design flexibility when casting

KS HUAYU AluTech GmbH has introduced a newly developed casting process onto the market. This joint venture between Rheinmetall Automotive and China’s HUAYU Automotive Systems has developed a production process for the new Chinese plant in Guangde, one that is particularly suitable for highly complex engine block geometries and electric motor housings. In the Neckarsulm Read more about Maximum design flexibility when casting[…]

Rheinmetall to supply Germany’s Federal Police with protective vest inserts

Rheinmetall has won an order to supply the German Federal Police with ballistic inserts for protective vests. The framework agreement lasts 36 months and is worth a total of around €10 million. Representing roughly €1 million in sales, a first batch consisting of over 5,000 ballistic inserts will be shipped in spring 2019. The contract Read more about Rheinmetall to supply Germany’s Federal Police with protective vest inserts[…]